Based on the unbelievable true story.
Tom Hanks, Amy Adams, Julia Roberts, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Terry Bozeman, Brian Markinson, Jud Tylor, Hilary Angelo
|Screenplay||Aaron Sorkin, from the book by George Crile|
|Music||James Newton Howard|
|Editing||John Bloom, Antonia Van Drimmelen|
|Sound formats||Dolby Digital, Sony Dynamic Digital Sound, DTS|
|Produced by||Good Time Charlie Productions, Universal Pictures, Playtone, Participant Productions, Relativity Media|
|Comments||Semi-political drama with moderately adult themes and some explicit drug use.|
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|Sex / Nudity
||Blood / Gore / Gross
|Guns / Weapons
||Alcohol / Drugs
||Disrespectful / Bad Attitude
|Frightening / Tense Scenes
||Tense Family Scenes
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What the Critics say
|Cape Argus / The Star|
Peter Feldman Another fine example of what Hollywood can achieve when all the right components are in place.
Stella Papamichael Charlie Wilson's War boasts an impressive arsenal of wit, sophistication and scathing political commentary.
|Chicago Sunday Times|
Jason Anderson At times, Charlie Wilson’s War is just as easy to like, which is why it’s too bad Mike Nichols’ entertaining new movie is slighter than it ought to be.
James Berardinelli With its rapid pace, smart screenplay, and top-notch acting, this is one of the 2007 Oscar season's most appealing and compelling adult motion pictures.
Peter Travers This is certainly the most dynamic of the war films that have been choking and dying at the multiplex.
An enjoyable and occasionally thought-provoking bit of entertainment for adults.
What the People say
14489 Netizens Funny, sad, and ultimately frightening - a film that makes you both laugh and weep at the state of the world.
Average .. 69%